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Latitude: 51.9143 / 51°54'51"N
Longitude: -2.045 / 2°2'42"W
OS Eastings: 397000
OS Northings: 223978
OS Grid: SO970239
Mapcode National: GBR 2LZ.ZS5
Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.H4RT
Entry Name: Pair of Monuments in the Churchyard of the Church of St Mary Circa 1-2 Metres South of South Aisle
Listing Date: 25 February 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1340048
English Heritage Legacy ID: 134488
Location: Prestbury, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52
Civil Parish: Prestbury
Built-Up Area: Cheltenham
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Prestbury St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO 9724 PRESTBURY MILL STREET
18/80 Pair of monuments in the churchyard
of the Church of St Mary cl-2m
south of south aisle
Pair of C17 chest tombs. Limestone.
Tomb nearest porch to John Sm----. Plain inscription plaque on the
south side with an almost illegible inscription flanked by panels
with flat-chamfered margins. Thick capping.
Unidentified chest tomb c4m to north-east. South side now badly
eroded. North side partially eroded with an oval inscription
plaque without a legible inscription. Carved roses in spandrels.
Large cherubs' heads either side with brackets and acanthus
decoration below each face. Lyre-shaped ends with cartouche-like
plaques. Thick capping with moulded margin.
Listing NGR: SO9700023978
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